Listed below are the applications for a new license. Before you begin, look at our instructions on how to apply for a business license.
Car Wash: A business with equipment to wash cars and trucks. This includes self-service car washes. A license is not required for a repair garage or a gas station with a car wash.
Fuel Dealer: The sale of fuel such as firewood, coal or oil. Licenses are not required for
- gas stations selling fuel oil of less than 10 gallons
- gas stations storing less than 265 gallons of fuel
- any person selling packaged firewood
Gasoline Filling Station: The sale of gasoline or other fuels to the public.
Motor Scooter Leasing: A business that leases or provides motor scooters.
Motor Vehicle Immobilization (Booting): A locking wheel boot that prevents a car from moving.
Motor Vehicle Repair Garage: The repair of cars and trucks. You do not need a license if your company only
- provides fuel, checks fluid levels, replaces filters and other minor services (gas station) or
- repairs cars and trucks of your own private fleet.
Motor Vehicle Used Parts Dealer: Buying, selling, or storing used, rebuilt, or new car or truck parts.
Parking Lot: Any open air place with 10 or more parking spaces.
Free Parking Lot: A license is not required for parking lots that do not charge a fee. Examples include employee or customer parking lots.
Parking Lot Class C – Temporary Events: A parking lot near the TCF stadium with event parking for up to 15 days per year.
Valet Parking: Car parking for customers.
For reasonable accommodations, or alternative formats, call or email 311. People who are deaf, or hard of hearing, can use a relay service to call 311 at 612-673-3000.TTY users can call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.
Para asistencia 612-673-2700. Yog xav tau kev pab hu 612-673-2800. Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500.
Last updated Sep 23, 2020